Oceania Newswire

Oceania Newswire

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  1. Is free-range chicken worth the extra cost?Read the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Over 50 per cent of New Zealanders eat chicken once or twice a week, with nearly a third of Kiwis eating it more than three times a week, according to an Otago University and Health Ministry 2011 survey. Countdown told Stuff free-range poultry was the fastest-growing segment of the market.

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  2. Boat of the Month: October 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Marine News

    The Virginia-based pilots say that this Gladding Hearn-built workhorse checks all the boxes: safety, stability, reliability, service support, speed and efficiency. This is not your grandfather's pilot boat.

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  3. LNG Shipping Rates Double Since End-AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Marine News

    Headline rates for shipping liquefied natural gas in Pacific and Atlantic basins stand at around $140,000 to $150,000 a day for a 160,000 cubic meter LNG tri-fuel diesel electric vessel, brokers say. That is a 6-year high and compares to Atlantic basin rates of $75,000 at the end of August and around $95,000 at the end of September.

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  4. NZ Division casualtiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Field Marshal Douglas Haig congratulates Canadians on their gallant work at the beginning of the Allied offensive, which checked the German advance and then compelled their retreat. - Otago Witness, 30.10.1918.

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  5. No two accidents, crashes ever sameRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Steve Renton is the emergency response manager at Macraes Mine. He says the response team also does work in the surrounding community.

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  6. Four times the work for farm managerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Otago Daily Times

    A former road transport sales and logistics manager is the new Southern Dairy Hub farm manager, effectively looking after four distinct dairy farming systems. He was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland, but even though his parents owned a dairy farm, he had never worked in the industry until moving to New Zealand.

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  7. New members for groupRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Enjoying a break in Wanaka are Rob McQueen, of Teviot, Beef + Lamb New Zealand's Central South Island council chairman Robert Peacock, of Geraldine, and Peter Macdougall, also of Teviot. Photo: Robert Peacock Rob McQueen, of Teviot, and Jared Ross, of Kurow, were co-opted on to Beef + Lamb New Zealand's Central South Island Farmers Council at its annual meeting in Wanaka last week.

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  8. Editorial: Nauru refugee deal could compromise Kiwis' access to AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    On the go and no time to finish that story right now? Your News is the place for you to save content to read later from any device. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later.

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  9. Thorns Down Under: W-League previewRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stumptown Footy

    As days grow shorter on this side of the world and we all prepare for a long soccer hibernation, the other side of the world is gearing up to start a summer league. The W-League kicks off this week, and promises once again to be an ever-improving competition for the 12 a.m. - 4 a.m. time slot we were all desperately seeking to fill in our lives over the winter.

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  10. Windsor block of flats fetches $6.6mRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    A block of six two-bedroom apartments at 360 High Street sold to private investor on a yield of just 2.22 per cent. A competitive auction with four bidders saw the end sale price of $6.6 million come in at $300,000 above the vendor's reserve, Knight Frank's Andrew Greenway , James Thorpe and Tom Zhou said.

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  11. Stock Photo - Mailbox box, bricks, communication, copenhagen,...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Southland Times

    I wonder how many doctors Ken Orr has counted practising, but not reporting, clandestine euthanasia in New Zealand? . None, I'll bet.

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  12. Apology for abuse welcome but those at top must payRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    PM Scott Morrison's apology to sexually abused children in institutions should extend to the improper, cruel treatment that occurs with refugee children in Nauru . Steve Ngeow, Chatswood Scott Morrison's change in rhetoric from the one he used as minister for immigration overseeing the cruel and inhumane refugee program on Nauru and Manus to that of his apology on Monday to the generation of abused children must suggest that his political instincts outweigh his ethical principles.

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  13. Bid to host APVMA at arson property lodged weeks after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    A bid to host the pesticides authority in Armidale at a property hit in an unsolved arson mystery appeared less than a month after the fire destroyed a club at the site. Federal government officials revealed a tender to host the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority's offices in the northern NSW town was sent to the government on October 7, 2016, three weeks after the attack.

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  14. Kerenga Kua concerned that APEC laws compromise sovereigntyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Asopa People

    Shadow justice minister Kerenga Kua has raised concerns over the APEC safety and security act passed in 2017 and amended this year. Mr Kua, the member for Sinesine-Yongomugl, believes the act hands over Papua New Guinea's sovereignty to foreign soldiers who will be coming to PNG to enhance APEC security.

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  15. Football: A-League club confirm offer to Olympic champion BoltRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    SYDNEY: Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt has been offered a professional contract by Australian A-League outfit the Central Coast Mariners but a deal is unlikely without an external third party financial contribution, the club said on Tuesday. The 32-year-old Jamaican, a passionate football fan, has been on trial at the club since August as he attempts to make an audacious switch to a second professional sport after one of the most decorated careers in athletics.

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  16. Anthony Mundine sets the scene for fight against Jeff HornRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ANTHONY Mundine says he won't stand for the Australian national anthem if it's played before his fight against Jeff Horn next month as he credited the Queensland native's "white privilege" for his rising popularity. Mundine refused to stand for the anthem before his loss to Danny Green in January last year in protest against injustice towards indigenous Australians and he's prepared to do it again in Brisbane on November 30. The 43-year-old became emotional speaking to reporters after a workout at his father Tony's Sydney gym as he reflected on what the anthem means to him and all Aborigines.

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  17. Nova's lemon ricotta tartRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    I have been using up the last of the stored celeriac and for some this isn't a common ingredient. It has a lovely fresh flavour similar to celery but with texture which can be eaten raw or cooked.... Celebrity chef Michael Van de Elzen is on a mission to tackle New Zealand children's high obesity rates.

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  18. Karlie Kloss shows off her athletic figure in new adidas collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Karlie Kloss shows off her athletic figure in new adidas collection... as new campaign drops after model tied the knot with Josh Kushner And Karlie Kloss has certainly been busy, starring in a brand new campaign for sportswear giant Adidas released shortly after her wedding day. The model, 26, looks incredible in an array of burgundy workout clothes as she is put through her paces for the sporty shoot.

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  19. British pop icons Bananarama plans to retire after announcing their 2019 Australian tourRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Khashoggi's son glares at Saudi Crown Prince blamed for death of his father as they meet in Riyadh - amid claims writer's 'disfigured face' has been found and Erdogan declares murder WAS planned 'I heard her yell no, no, no': University of Utah athlete, 21, was on the phone with her mom when she was shot dead by ex, 37, who she dumped when she found out he had been jailed for nine years for sexually abusing a minor and lied about his age Florida man, 49, accused of groping a fellow passenger on a Southwest flight to Albuquerque tells FBI 'the president of the United States says it's OK' First female Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, 88, says she has dementia and 'probably Alzheimer's' and is 'no longer able to participate in public life' Sarah Silverman apologizes for revealing she gave disgraced comedian Louise CK permission to masturbate in front of her after being slammed by ... (more)

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  20. Seeka reaps $15.9M from Northland salesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    The orchard manager and marketer said the buyers will become long-term suppliers to Seeka, which will manage the properties. Four of the orchards were acquired as part of Seeka's $40 million purchase of Turners & Growers' Northland horticulture business in April.

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